Category Archives: Events

LSBDC Will Offer Marketing Workshop


[ June 20, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] The Louisiana Small Business Development Center will host a workshop to explain the basics of marketing from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 20 on the campus of Northwestern State University. The workshop will address the steps needed to create a marketing plan, effective sales tactics and how to become the business of choice.

The workshop will take [...]

Live Acoustic Concert Series

[ June 20, 2013; 6:30 pm; July 18, 2013; 6:30 pm; August 15, 2013; 6:30 pm; September 19, 2013; 6:30 pm; ]  




Live Acoustic Concert Series

Come out and enjoy live music in a casual coffee house atmosphere in our café where various local and regional musical guests join host John Wakefield!

Cost: Free for AMoA members, $4 for Non-members, $3 for students/seniors/military

General Information
Museum address: 933 Second Street, Alexandria, LA 71303
Phone:  (318) 443-3458

Main Garden Tour

[ June 21, 2013; 9:30 am; ]  

June 21, Hodges Gardens State Park, Florien – Main Garden Tour, 9:30 a.m.

Learn about the history of Hodges Gardens during a stroll through the main gardens.

The landscapes are breathtaking along with their unique and colorful history.

For more information call 800.354.3523 toll free or 586.3523 locally.

Natchitoches 300 Legacy Project Reception


[ June 21, 2013; 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm. ] Natchitoches 300 Legacy Project Reception
  You are invited to a reception honoring the “Natchitoches 300 Legacy Project” to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the founding of Natchitoches.

As a tribute to Natchitoches’ Tri-Centennial Celebration, New Orleans artist Stephan Wanger will paint and display history like no other by using recycled Mardi Gras beads.

Join us Friday, June [...]

“Walk With Your Mayor”


[ June 22, 2013; 7:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]

State Park Events

[ June 22, 2013; ]  

June 22, Marksville State Historic Site, Marksville – Prehistoric Mounds Tour, 10 & 11:30 a.m. During this program, Southwest Louisiana Regional Archeologist, Dr. David Palmer, will present the Marksville Annual Mounds dissertation. His in-depth presentation will provide the history of the mounds from a professional standpoint and answer questions about this site and other Mounds [...]

Newman United Methodist Church Anniversary

[ June 23, 2013; 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Newman United Methodist Church
148th Church Anniversary Service – “Nurturing Our Faith Through the Holy Spirit”
Sunday, June 23rd at 3pm
Rev. Greg Texada – The Word Christian Center Guest Speaker
Ms. Melva Batiste, Chairperson of Event
Ms. Lillie Evans, Co-Chair of Event
Bring your family

Bicycle racing coming to LSU Alexandria campus

[ June 23, 2013; ] The Louisiana and Mississippi Bicycle Racing Association Criterium Championships will be held June 23 on the beautiful campus of LSU Alexandria.

The event will feature multiple races for men and women, beginning at 8 a.m., and concluding by 3 p.m. The categories and start times are:

8 a.m. – Junior Men & Women

8:30 a.m. – Men Cat. [...]

Superhero Science Camp at T.R.E.E. House

[ June 25, 2013 9:00 am to June 28, 2013 9:00 am. ] Superhero Science Camp
June 25-28, 9am-12pm
Ages 4-10
$60 for members, $70 for non-members, plus $10 deposit required for all.
Reserve Your Spot Today by calling us at 318.619.9394 or emailing us at

“Greater Tuna” Tickets Discounted on June 25th


[ June 25, 2013; ]